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Belgium Trip

World War 1 Belgium Trip

March 25th, 2015|Geography News, History News|

WW1 visit to Knebworth House

WW1 Visit Year 9 students travelled to Knebworth House to experience life as a soldier from Stevenage in 1914 to Commemorate the 100 year anniversary of the beginning of the Great War. The students were a credit to Marriotts, behaving impeccably, getting hugely involved in the sessions, and analysing real primary sources to find out [...]

October 5th, 2014|General News, History News|

History Battlefields Trip 11 – 12 July 2014

On Friday 11th and Saturday 12th July 32 Year 9 and 10 students embarked on  trip to Belgium to visit the battlefields of the First World War. The party of historians left Marriotts at 5am and arrived at Ypres mid morning and began with a visit to the Flanders Museum. This focused on the causes of [...]

March 11th, 2014|General News, History News|